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Masked demonstrator handcuffed on Boston's City Hall Plaza
At least one masked demonstrator, dressed all in black, was handcuffed and led away by police Saturday morning.
Dorchester Man Facing New Charges After Racist Rant
Boston police have applied for 54-year-old Paul Sheehan of Dorchester to be charged with threat to do bodily harm, a civil rights violation with no bodily injury and threat to do property damage, the department said Friday.
‘Baby Doe’ mom Rachelle Bond said to fail drug test in latest probation violation
Credit: Herald poolPLEA DEAL: Rachelle Bond, above with her defense attorney, has allegedly violated her probation. Bond accepted a plea deal on charges related to the death of her 2-year-old daughter, Bella.
Medical Marijuana Dispensary, Car Storage: Week In Review
TAUNTON, MA — A Norwood man was arrested twice in a matter of hours in Taunton between midnight Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Ricky Araujo, 28, faces charges of disorderly conduct for both...Read more
Man arrested in car thefts, break-ins, Walpole police say
Nicholas Deberry, a 27-year-old man who police say lives in Walpole, was arrested and charges with the thefts.
Has anyone lost a blue Parakeet - Jamaica Plain, MA Patch
There's a blue parakeet at my bird feeder. I was able to get within a foot of it, but then it decided to fly off. It's back again now. If it's possibly yours, send me a message on FB or Twitter: robynochs.
Boston 'Free Speech' Rally Dwarfed By Counterprotesters
BOSTON, MA — A small group of Boston Free Speech rally protestors were largely outnumbered by counterprotesters downtown Saturday morning. The two sign-toting groups met at City Hall and tossed rhetoric at one another, but no violence has been reported to have taken place as of 3 p.m.
Strong storms march east with downpours, lightning, thunder
Parts of Worcester County are currently under a severe thunderstorm warning through 3:45 p.m. Impacts may include gusty wind, hail, lightning and torrential rain.
MA State PD Overtime Abuse Scam: Trooper Agrees To Plead Guilty
BOSTON – A suspended Massachusetts State Police Trooper was charged and agreed to plead guilty today in connection with being paid over $11,000 for overtime hours that he did not work, the DA announced Friday. He is the sixth trooper charged in the investigation that has upended the way the State Po
Red Sox put Chris Sale on 10-day disabled list
The#RedSoxtoday placed LHP Chris Sale on the 10-day disabled list with mild left shoulder inflammation, retroactive to Wednesday, August 15. To fill Sale’s spot on the 25-man roster, the club recalled RHP Brandon Workman from Triple-A Pawtucket.— Boston Red Sox (@RedSox)August 18, 2018
Rally against “far-left violence” draws larger counter rally
Last August’s “free speech” rally happened on Boston Common days after a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, left one counterprotester dead and 19 injured.
While Facing A Murder Charge, Man Sentenced On Beverly Gun Charge
BEVERLY, MA -- An Everett man awaiting trial for the shooting death of a Somerville football player was sentenced to five years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to unrelated charges from a case out of Beverly. In a plea agreement, Tony Dyshaun Harris, 29, pleaded guilty to charges of being
Mattapan man arrested after shooting near Mass. Ave. MBTA station
A Mattapan man was arrested Wednesday night after a man was shot in a park behind the Massachusetts Avenue MBTA station in Boston, authorities said.Lushaun Gay, 26, will be arraigned in Roxbury District Court Thursday, according to Jake Wark, a spokesman for the Suffolk County District Attorney’s of
Dog Found Abandoned, Dying With Corn Cob Lodged in Intestine
Twix, a 4-year-old pit bull mix, was found vomiting and dehydrated along Route 28 near Blue Hills Reservation in Milton.
26-Year-Old Accused of Shooting Man in Roxbury Park
The Boston Police Department and Transit police responded to the scene and found the victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim, who has not been identified, was taken to a nearby hospital in serious condition. His current condition is unclear.
Norwood's Mike Giardi Lands NFL Network Gig
NORWOOD, MA — Expect to see more of a certain Norwood native when you're watching the NFL Network.Mike Giardi has accepted an offer to join the league-run channel. Giardi announced earlier this month that he was leaving NBC Sports Boston after nearly nine years with them, but where he was going was
Boston storage facility was housing several people, officials say
Officials said they noticed several people were using the space as living quarters. In addition to some units being occupied by people, the units contained curtains, coolers, food and electrical extension cords.
Bird Rides Inc., scooter rental company that violated rules, leaves Cambridge and Somerville
A pedestrian walks past two Bird dockless scooters, one laying on its side, in the middle of a sidewalk in the Westwood section of Los Angeles, California, July 10, 2018. - Dozens of cities across the US are grappling with the growing trend of electric scooters which users can unlock with a smartpho
Gang member convicted of shooting 2 at Boston subway station
Authorities say the Huntington, New York, man was on a Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority train on the afternoon of Jan. 19, 2016, when he had a gang-related conflict with another passenger.
Dozen of cars broken into, four stolen in Walpole crime spree
A Walpole neighborhood with a reputation as a crime free area is searching for suspects after a recent crime spree. Nearly a dozen cars have been broken into and four have been stolen.